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Hormones of the anterior lobe of Pituitary
(adenohypophysis)- tropic hormones.. act on other endocrine glands
1. Growth hormone
2. Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
3. Tyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
4. Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH)
5. Luteinizing hormone (LH)
Blood drains from myocardium into the ___________ through the __________
Into the Right Atrium through the Coronary Sinus
Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH)--> stimulates to secrete estrogen
Letenizing hormone (LH)--> triggers ovulation, stimulates secretion of progester by corpus luteum, & estrogen, & testosterone
ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone)
Released by Ant. Pit., is a gluccocoticoid.
Stress related stimuli such as low blood glucose, fever, physical trauma
Conserves water by decreasing urine volume so more concentrated
Increases BP by constricting arterioles
Layers of the skin (deep to superficial)
Stratum Basale (Germinativum)
*Stratum Lucidum (Soles & Palms)
Sebum- oily holocrine secretion.. lubricates skin to prevent drying
Axial skeleton consists of...
28 bones of the skull
14 facial bones
14 cranial bones
33 vertebral bones
Nervous stimulation from motor neurons causes:
release of Ca from sarcoplasmic reticulum which attach to proteins on actin filaments
thin sheets of tissue cells that line body openings or canals that open to the outside of the body
Mucuous membranes vs. Serous membrances
-mucous membranes: line body openings or canals that open to the outside of the body
-serous membranes: line body cavities not having exits to the outside
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